Jean Cocteau | the artist




The artist Jean Cocteau
Born July 5 1889, Maison-Lafitte, France.
Died Oct 11 1963 Milly.

Style and technique of the artist: Surrealism, Writing, Painting, Documenta Kassel,


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Jean Cocteau with Mask (Berenice Abbott)
French artist and writer, who made his name widely known in poetry, fiction, film, ballet, painting, and opera. Jean Cocteau’s works reflect the influence of surrealism, psychoanalysis, cubism, Catholic Religion; occasionally they were opium influenced. In his time Cocteau was a promoter of avant-garde styles and fashions…
Jean Cocteau. L’enfant terrible
Biograpy (In French)
An outspoken homosexual, Jean Cocteau was a prolific poet, novelist, critic, essayist, artist, and film maker…


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